PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS OF SALE BEFORE PLACING AN ORDER ON THIS WEBSITE.
THIS WEBSITE IS OPERATED BY HISTORIC NEWSPAPERS LIMITED. HISTORIC NEWSPAPERS LIMITED RESERVES
THE RIGHT, AT ANY TIME, TO MODIFY THESE CONDITIONS OF SALE.
By clicking the ‘order’ button that confirms you have read and agree to be bound
by our Conditions of Sale, you are making an offer to purchase the Product(s), which
you have specified in your shopping basket. All orders are subject to acceptance
by Historic Newspapers Limited. Within 1 working day of our receipt of your order,
you will receive a confirmation of your order by email, along with your order reference
number. This number should be retained for future reference. Any acceptance of your
order by Historic Newspapers Limited is subject to these conditions of sale and to
the availability of stock.
Historic Newspapers Limited reserves the right to withdraw any Products from the Website
Shop and may, in its sole discretion, refuse to process an order for any reason
at any time. Without prejudice to your statutory rights as a consumer, Signature
Gifts Limited will not be liable to you or a third party by reason of Signature
Gifts Limited withdrawing any Product or refusing to process any order.
Price and Payment
All prices are quoted in £ sterling. However, if any date you require falls on a
historical event, a different price may apply because papers will be rare, but we
will contact you before we process the order. Delivery charges may apply and are
as laid out on the Delivery Details page. Except in the case of manifest error,
the prices payable for Products that you order are as set out on the Website at
the time at which you place your order.
Payment may be made using a wide selection of credit and debit cards (please refer
to our Payment Method section in the Help Desk). You confirm that the credit/debit
card which is being used is yours. Your credit/debit card details will be transmitted
via the web to a secure server. All credit/debit card holders are subject to validation
checks and authorisation by the card issuer. Historic Newspapers Limited reserves the
right to refuse credit card payments in its reasonable discretion.
Description of Products
The Products depicted in the Website Shop are as seen. The reproduction of colours
and styles are as accurate as photographic and image processing will allow. Signature
Online Limited does not accept responsibility for slight variances in colour and
Cancellation and Returns
No Quibbles Guarantee
Our 'no quibbles’ guarantee means that if, for any reason, you are unhappy with
your purchase, i.e. the item you have ordered is defective, the wrong date or you
have simply changed your mind then, provided that it is in its original condition,
and the packaging has not been personalised, you can return it to us for prompt
replacement or refund within 30 days of delivery.
If you want to return an item, simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org,
indicating which item(s) and the number of items to be returned, your reason for
returning the item, and whether you are seeking a replacement (in which case state
the date of the edition you want) or refund. We also ask you to give us a daytime
contact telephone number. If the item is returnable under our Returns Policy terms
and conditions, we will issue you with a returns address and a Returns Authorisation
Code. You must obtain a Returns Authorisation Code before sending anything back
to us or we will not otherwise be able to process your Return.
If you return an item because of an error on our part, or because it is defective,
we will happily refund your costs in returning it to us. The item(s) must be returned
in the condition in which you received it within 30 days of delivery.
Change of Mind
Products returned to us because you have changed your mind must be in perfect re-saleable
condition, and must be returned within 30 days of delivery. We therefore cannot
accept a return if the packaging has been personalised and the order has been fulfilled
correctly. Please note that item(s) returned to us for reasons not due to our error
or defective Product(s) will not have return postage/shipping costs refunded.
Returned Item(s) Lost in Transit
We cannot be held responsible for packages lost in transit: as you are responsible
for returning the items to us, we recommend sending the packages by Recorded/Special
Refunds and Replacements
For item(s) returned to us within 30 days of delivery with the appropriate Returns
Authorisation Code and in accordance with these terms and conditions, a refund or
replacement will be processed by Historic Newspapers Limited within 14 working days
of receipt of the returned items.
A refund will be made in the same form of payment that was used to make the initial
If you would like a Replacement, this will be to your original product specification
(e.g. Gift Box) as detailed on your original order, but please specify the date
of the paper you require in your email to us.
Historic Newspapers Limited will deliver the Products ordered by you to the address,
which you give for delivery when you make your order. You may specify a delivery
address which is different from your invoice address, if, for example, you would
like Historic Newspapers Limited to deliver the Products directly to a friend, a relative,
or to your place of work.
Delivery charges may apply and are as laid out on the Delivery Details page.
Delivery will be made as soon as possible and usually within 3 days of our receipt
of your order.
If you do not receive Products ordered by you within 28 days of the date on which
you ordered them, Historic Newspapers Limited shall have no liability to you unless
you notify Historic Newspapers Limited by email at email@example.com of
the problem within 40 days of the date on which you ordered the Products.
Unless you have cancelled your order prior to delivery, you will become the owner
of the Products once they have been delivered to you. In any case, after delivery
they will be held at your own risk and Historic Newspapers Limited will not be liable
for any loss, damage or destruction to the Products except insofar as it arises
from an inherent defect in any of the Products.
Unless otherwise agreed in writing, Historic Newspapers Limited's maximum liability
to you arising by reason of or in connection with the supply of the Products to
you shall be limited to the amount paid by you in respect of the Products in question
(“Payment Amount”). Historic Newspapers Limited shall not in any event be liable to
- any direct loss in excess of the payment amount; or
- any loss of profits, business or anticipated savings or loss of or corruption to
data or any other indirect loss or consequential loss whatsoever even if it has
been advised of the possibility of such loss.
Nothing in these conditions of sale shall exclude or limit the liability of Signature
Online Limited for death or personal injury due to its negligence or for its fraud.
This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
you and the uses to which that information will be put.
Historic Newspapers Limited shall have no liability to you for any delay or failure
to deliver the Products to the extent that such delay or failure to deliver arises
from causes beyond the reasonable control of Historic Newspapers Limited including,
but not limited to, fire, floods, acts of God, acts or regulations of any governmental
or supranational authority, war, riot, strike, lock-out and industrial disputes.
No waiver by us shall be construed as a waiver of any rights or remedies, or any
subsequent breach of any provision of these Conditions of Sale.
Product prices, delivery details and contact details on this Website, set out the
whole of the agreement between you and Historic Newspapers Limited. Historic Newspapers
Limited's employees or agents are not authorised to make any representations concerning
the Products unless confirmed in writing by Historic Newspapers Limited. You confirm
that you do not rely on, and waive any claims for breach of, any such representations,
which are not so confirmed.
Third Party Rights
A person who is not a party to the contract governed by these Conditions of Sale
has no rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce
any provision of these Conditions of Sale.
These Terms and Conditions shall be exclusively governed by and construed in accordance
with the laws of England and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction
of the courts of England.
Contacting Historic Newspapers Limited
You can contact Historic Newspapers Limited whether to trace your order or for any
other reason by writing to or emailing Historic Newspapers Limited as described below.
In all instances, please be ready to supply relevant information which Signature
Online Limited will require from you in order to identify your order.
You can also contact us directly by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by
telephone on 03300 669700.
If the telephone is on ‘answerphone’ please leave a message and contact number and
we will get back to you within 24 hours.
If you wish to write to Historic Newspapers Limited the address you should write to
Historic Newspapers Limited
23 Vaughan Road
- "Conditions of Sale" means these terms and conditions of sale;
- "Product" means any products displayed for purchase on this Website through the
- "Returns Policy" the policy governing the cancellation of your order and return
of Products, as displayed on the Website;
- "Website Shop" means the on-line Historic Newspapers Limited store through which the
Products are purchased by you;
- "Website" means the website located at http://www.historic-newspapers.co.uk/;
- "working day" means a day other than a Saturday or Sunday on which clearing banks
are normally open for business in the City of London;
- "you" means a user of this Website.